Day At The Track


10:22 PM 08 Aug 2005 NZST
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Special one-hour broadcast, FREE Feasting on Stakes Contest

Saturday, August 13 -- at 1.00 am, 6.00 am and 10.30 am on Comcast SportsNet Chicago (DirectTV-640, Dish Network-429).

One-Hour Horsin' Around TV Special highlighting Arlington Festival trio of Grade I turf stakes - the Arlington Million, the Beverly D. and the Secretariat.

What's on Tap:

An in depth look at all three Festival races with Daily Herald handicapper and Horsin' Around TV producer Joe Kristufek, the only and only "Maven", Daily Racing Form's Marcus Hersh, DAK Racing's Michael Costanzo, and Arlington Park "Sod God" Graham Ross.

Breaking down the Euros with pond crossers Paul Haigh of the Racing Post and Allistair Donald of the International Racing Bureau.

Daily Racing Form tells us What to Watch in the Sword Dancer and Vanderbilt from Saratoga - NTRA Pick Four.

Liane Davis feature on Arlington 's favourite Irish lad, jockey James Graham.

Who do YOU Like? -- with Horsin' Around girls Melissa Castello & Michelle Masciopinto.

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Pre-entries for Arlington Million XXIII were released on Saturday and ten horses are on the list of potential Million participants (with their trainer and likely jockey): Better Talk Now (Motion, Dominguez), Cool Conductor (Nicks, C. Velasquez), Fourty Niners Son (Drysdale, Nakatani), Good Reward (McGaughey, Bailey), Kitten's Joy (Romans, Prado), Sweet Return (McAnally, Solis), Whilly (O'Neill, F. Martinez), Alost (A. Spanu, F. Spanu), Powerscourt (O'Brien, Fallon), and Touch of Land (Panatall, Lemaire).

Horses need not pre-enter for either the Beverly D. or the Secretariat.

The post position draw for all three races will be held in Arlington 's Starting Gate Theatre on Wednesday at 11.00 am.

Probables for the Beverly D. (with trainer and probable jockey): Angara (Biancone, Stevens), Film Maker (Motion, no boy), Halo Ola (Seglin, Valdivia Jr.), Hollywood Story (Shirreffs, Espinoza), Megahertz (Frankel, Solis),Melhor Ainda (Frankel, J. Velazquez Jr.), Miss Terrible (Ross, no boy),Wend (Mott, Bailey), Wonder Again (Toner, Prado),Mona Lisa (O'Brien, Fallon),Sundrop (Suroor, Guidry),Tarfah ( Butler , Holland ), andVirgina Waters (O'Brien, Fallon).

Probables for the Secretariat (with trainer and probable jockey): Chattahoochee War (Frankel, P. Valenzuela), English Channel (Pletcher, J. Velazquez Jr.), General Jumbo (O'Callaghan, Fires), Gun Salute (Mott, C. Velasquez), Legal Precedent (Cecil, Solis), Purim (Proctor, Guidry), Mesawmi (Byrne, no boy), Grand Central (O'Brien, Fallon), and Merger (Weld,Holland).

Courtesy Of DAK Productions, Inc.

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